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Francis Covers the Big Town1953

Francis Covers the Big Town (1953)





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In this entry in the "Francis" series, former Army officer Peter Stirling becomes a reporter for a big-city newspaper. His greatest source of news tips is his talking mule Francis. When asked how he manages to stay abreast of the news, Peter is, not unexpectedly, labelled a looney-tune.


Donald O'Connor
as Peter Stirling
Yvette Dugay
as Maria Scola
Gene Lockhart
as Tom Henderson
Nancy Guild
as Alberta Ames
Larry Gates
as Dan Austin
Silvio Minciotti
as Salvatore Scola
William Harrigan
as Chief Hansen
Hanley Stafford
as Dr. Goodrich
Forrest Lewis
as Judge Stanley
Chill Wills
as Francis the Talking Mule
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